Richard Searling  |  info@richardsearling.co.uk  |  388 posts

“Richard Searling on the radio” – Facebook page

July 24, 2015


Yes it’s true ….I ve finally taken the plunge and set up a Facebook page for my radio projects! Keep up to date on Facebook at :  Richard Searling on the radio 

Blackpool Soul Festival 2016 – DJ line ups now announced !

July 21, 2015


With a stunning amount of interest in this ground-breaking 3 day event next June 17-19th 2016, the DJ line ups are now announced – more will be added closer to the time . EMPRESS BALLROOM ( Classic Northern, Motown and 60s and 70s club classics) Richard Searling, Kev Roberts, Ginger Taylor, Dave Evison, Pete Roberts, John Kane, […]

Sat 8th August : The next Keele All Nighter !

July 8, 2015


The next Keele All Nighter takes place this  Saturday 8th August at the KEELE UNIVERSITY S. U. building, Staffs ST5 5BG The All Nighter runs from 8pm through until 6am and boasts 4 rooms of soul and is situated between junctions 15 and 16 of the M6. The venue is unique in the fact it […]

Sat 1st August – the 6th Soul Toon All Dayer

July 8, 2015


The 6th “Soul Toon” All Dayer takes place on Saturday 1st August at the Lancastrian Suite , Dunston, Gateshead , Tyne and Wear NE11 9JR As usual we will have three rooms in operation with the main room given over to Northern Soul classics and current top in-demanders , and two other rooms focused on […]

Sat 22nd August – the BIG Blackpool All Dayer!

July 8, 2015


On Saturday 22nd August we are running a “one off” All Dayer at the sublime Blackpool Winter Gardens  We start at 6pm and go through until 2am and we have TWO rooms In the Spanish Hall, top Northern Soul & Motown with DJs Sean Chapman, Nige Brown, Richard Searling, Kev Roberts, Keith Fletcher , Ozz […]

Saturday 11th July : It’s “Summer Soultime” at the Blackpool Tower!

June 30, 2015


We have another sensational Summer Soul Night Out taking place at the Tower Ballroom, Blackpool on Saturday July 11th. Relive the glory days of The Twisted Wheel, Wigan Casino, Mr M’s and of course the Blackpool Mecca! Starting at 8.30 pm and running through until 2.00 am its a feast of classic Northern , Motown […]

BBC Twitter hashtag now set up

June 17, 2015


Great to meet so many new contacts @richardsearling via Twitter.. I now have a bespoke BBC twitter hashtag you might like to use : #bbcnsoul Live on BBC Radio Manchester every Friday night at 10pm Listen again : www.bbc.co.uk/radiomanchester E mail : richard.searling@bbc.co.uk  

The “Twisted Wheel” 2CD – 50th anniversary beckons!

June 10, 2015


Currently in the works, the best-ever 50 track double CD to celebrate the Whitworth Street Manchester venue’s 50th anniversary which comes up this September. Some good ones have been out before – but this will be extra special ! More details : tune into my new weekly BBC Radio Manchester programme every Friday night between […]